First 15-20 minutes is for networking
Sandwiches and beverages included
Regardless of your position or your industry, you are being Googled; maybe daily, maybe weekly, maybe monthly. The point is that in today's digital and social world, the internet has given us powerful tools to gather information about people, be they clients, co-workers, industry experts, business leaders or job candidates. Having a LinkedIn profile gives you the opportunity to shape your online image. The No. 1 reason why people use LinkedIn is to connect with other professionals. The No. 2 reason is to gain industry insights and news.
This talk is aimed at any professional who wants to learn how to create an effective LinkedIn personal profile and leverage the free tools on the platform to benefit your day to day professional life. This includes Groups, SlideShare, Connected, Pulse, Status Updates, Long Form Posts, Influencers and much more.
Founded in 2003, LinkedIn connects the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful. With more than 320 million members worldwide, including executives from every Fortune 500 company, LinkedIn is the world's largest professional network on the Internet. The company has a diversified business model with revenue coming from Talent Solutions, Marketing Solutions and Premium Subscriptions products. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, LinkedIn has offices across the globe including Hong Kong.